Design and Specifications
The Samsung Duos W259 is an advanced phone, weighing just about 110 g. It has a Dual SIM feature and LA/ REX operating system. The phone also has the form factor of a Bar. The 2.2 TFT LCD screen displays images with a high degree of clarity at a resolution of 176x220 pixels. It also has an accelerometer and proximity sensors. The browser is WAP 2.0 (GSM only).
Camera and Multimedia
A built-in 1.8 MP camera is powerful enough to capture images even from a long distance and limited light conditions. The camera is designed with the latest features such as Auto-Focus, Image-Editor, Geo-Tagging, and Image-Stabilizer. The phone has a great music player where several hours of music can be enjoyed for hours and even downloaded in MP3, WAV and MIDI formats. The phone is equipped with FM Radio, too. High-resolution videos can be recorded with ease which is stored in MP4, H.264 formats. Games on the phone can keep persons entertained for several hours and many more can be downloaded.
The phone can connect to internet using GPRS, EDGE, 3G and Wi-fi platforms. The Wi-Fi Hotspot connects the phone to other Wi-Fi enabled phones. It supports EDGE, GSM 900/1800 and CDMA 800 MHz bands. These features enable accessibility throughout the world. A 3.5 mm jack connects the phone to a headphone or speakers. Messaging facilities for Email, Push Mails and Instant-Messaging are available. Office documents can be edited and viewed through Quick Office applications. Communication with the office activities can be maintained as the phone has features like conference calls, call-divert, and speedy-calls facilities.
Battery and Storage
1140 mAh Li-Ion rechargeable battery powers the phone and provides 4 hours talk-time and 230 hours standby. The phone is designed with an internal memory of 40 MB and 1 GB memory card. It can support 8 GB via micro SD card